About Us

Welsh Society of Philadelphia - About Us

With a strong and distinguished Welsh population, the Welsh Society of Philadelphia continued to meet and to assist needy Welsh immigrant throughout the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. More recently, the Welsh Society has led the way among Welsh-American organizations in cultural, philanthropic, and educational programs. The prestigious Robert Morris Award is presented annually to [...]

Scholarships

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As part of its heritage of mutual aid to the Welsh-American community The Welsh Society awards annual scholarships. The Welsh Society Scholarships are awarded based on the following criteria: Academic Merit Documented Welsh descent Studying at the Undergraduate level Residence, or Attendance of an accredited institution, within 100 miles/150Km of Philadelphia; study in Wales permitted [...]

Membership

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Membership in the society is open to anyone of Welsh descent. To be eligible, one has only to establish a family connection, however remote, with Wales. An Associate Membership is available for those who cannot establish Welsh Descent, but wish to join anyway. Our Membership includes many benifits such as receiving a membership card, pin, [...]